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By Henry Oldenburg
Discussing his method of observing the transit of Mercury

Reference number
EL/H2/4
Earliest possible date
01 January 1665
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Johannes Hevelius

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Johannes Hevelius, Transcribed extract of a letter, from Johannes Hevelius to Henry Oldenburg, 01 January 1665, EL/H2/4, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_h2_4/transcribed-extract-of-a-letter-from-johannes-hevelius-to-henry-oldenburg, accessed on 17 July 2024

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